Simple Pendant: Create beautiful unique body bling in this beginner level class. Working with copper and a variety of glass enamel powders, students will learn to manipulate and decorate copper to create wearable pieces. Come learn to make beautiful and unique earrings or a simple drop pendant with copper and glass.
Students will be introduced to various ways of shaping the copper sheet, how to apply the enamels and how to fire the enamels with a simple torch. Students should leave with at least 2 items of their creation. (Open to all levels)
(NOTE: Above are examples of various topics offered, however each class focuses on only one. The topic of each sampler is listed with the corresponding date.)
Arc + Flame Enameling Samplers are an excellent way to get a taste of working with enamels. Our experienced instructors will use a combination of lecture, demonstration and hands-on instruction to enhance your learning experience. These classes are designed as teasers to let you experience what it's like to fuse glass to metal. Focus will be on the fundamentals of utilizing powdered enamels with a torch.
Arc + Flame will provide copper sheet for use during class. If students wish to bring their own metals, such as silver, please let the instructor know prior to the start of the class.
NOTE: Enameling Classes are interactive and involve physical activity with emphasis on hand eye coordination. Please make sure to wear close-toed sneakers or boots, jeans and a cotton t-shirt. Do NOT wear flip-flops, open toed shoes or highly flammable clothing. If you any have concerns with your vision, hearing, hand dexterity or mental health please contact Arc + Flame Center at 585-349-7110 before signing up for this class. We want to ensure the best possible class experience for all of our students!
- 3.5 hour class period: 6:30pm-10pm
- Enrollment: 3 to 8 students
- Experience required: None
- All materials and safety equipment included
- Vending machines available
Available Sampler Sessions: (Each class will focus on the topic listed)
- Tuesday, April 6th: Simple Pendant (6:30pm-10pm)
Student Health / Dress Code / Refund Policy:
NOTE: Our programs are designed to be as inclusive as possible. However, if you have any concerns with your vision, hearing, hand dexterity or mental health please contact Arc + Flame Center at 585-349-7110 before signing up for this class. We want to ensure the best possible class experience for all our students. Please make sure to wear close-toed sneakers or boots, jeans and a cotton t-shirt. Do NOT wear flip-flops, open toed shoes or highly flammable clothing. Please read our class refund policy. If you have any questions, contact our administrative team at 585-349-7110 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.